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Cirque Electriq

Cirque Electriq

Archie Brothers Cirque Electriq Newmarket Broadway, Newmarket, Auckland, New Zealand

This circus-themed nightlife spot is a popular hangout for the LGBTQ+ community, offering a unique night out. It boasts numerous bowling lanes plus arcade games and even dodgems. There's all sorts of fun games to keep you entertained for hours. There is also a fully stocked cocktail bar and gourmet kitchen, combining all the best parts of an Auckland night out.

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